Moderate mag. 4.3 earthquake - 24 km northwest of Pinotepa Nacional, Centro, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Saturday, 18 January 2020 at 22:20 (GMT) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 3 km depth
18 Jan 22:42 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 21 minutes.
Date & time: 18 Jan 2020 22:20:54 UTC -
Depth: 3.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.45°N / 98.25°W (Rancho Nuevo, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) WNW of Rancho Nuevo (pop: 535) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) N of El Ciruelo (pop: 2,220) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) E of Cuajinicuilapa (Guerrero) (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) NE of Santo Domingo Armenta (pop: 2,580) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) SSW of San Juan Cacahuatepec (pop: 4,240) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) WNW of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) W of San Pedro Jicayan (pop: 4,710) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) SSE of Ometepec (Guerrero) (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
176 km (110 mi) WSW of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
344 km (214 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.3||3 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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